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Penland Family Papers

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Identifier: MSS 80-39
The items concern the Penland family of Burke and Clay counties, NC, and include petitions, wills, indenture statements, inventories, and a real estate ledger. An account book is missing. Specific items include a 1794 road petition in Burke County, NC, signed by William Penland; George Penland's War of 1812 pay roll and muster roll cards (1815-1817); documents settling William Penland's estate (1815-1816); an indenture document between George Penland and James Patton (1825); property inventory and estate settlement of Robert Penland (1828); an indenture statement by executors of Robert Penland (1842); and the wills of John Penland (1852), Robert Penland (1856), M. P. Penland (1877), and George Penland (1897).

Dates

  • 1794 - 1945

Condition Description

Good

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Extent

.25 Linear Feet (Contents)